Senior Vice-President, Office of the CEO, RBC
As Senior Vice President, Office of the CEO at RBC, John is responsible for interpreting trends for the executive leadership team and Board of Directors with insights on how these are affecting RBC, its clients and society at large. Prior to this, John was editor-in-chief of The Globe and Mail (2009-14), editor of Report on Business, the newspaper’s national editor, foreign editor and its foreign correspondent based in New Delhi, India (1992-99). He has authored three books: Out of Poverty, Timbit Nation, and, most recently, Mass Disruption: Thirty Years on the Front Lines of a Media Revolution. John is a Senior Fellow at the C.D. Howe Institute and the University of Toronto’s Munk School of Global Affairs. In the community, John serves on the Board of Directors for Saint Elizabeth Health Care, World Literacy Canada and the Ditchley Canada Foundation.